Off The Shelf Fabric Painting: 30 Simple Recipes for Gourmet Results
A fabric and design picture book for grown-ups! Create one-of-a-kind painted fabrics right in your own kitchen! Fiber artist Sue Beevers shows you the way and makes it fun and easy, too. Techniques rely on water-based paints used with convenient tools and supplies, such as oatmeal, yogurt containers, and file folders. Soon you’ll be sponging, stenciling, and brush-wiping like a pro! 30 step-by-step recipes. 15 painting techniques. Learn to create everything from simple lines and splatters to salting, sun-printing, and resist. Sue’s hands-on approach covers practical color theory, troubleshooting, even paint brand comparisons. Color photography highlights over 150 painted fabrics and 20 quilts. Ideal for: Quilters and fiber artists eager to create their own fabrics; Painters and crafters who want to try painting on fabric; Experienced fabric dyers and painters looking to expand their skills and try new techniques.
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Beevers wrote this book for fiber artists and quilters who want to learn to create their own one-of-a-kind hand-dyed fabrics without setting up a professional dye studio. Using water-based paints and ... Read full review
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Acrylic paint anthroquinone areas Beevers blend blue-violet brush to apply color changes color wheel cornstarch create Crumple damp fabric dry fabric edge fabric flat fabric painting fabric surface Fanfolded fat quarter flat to dry flat watercolor brush foam brush folds Golden Artists Colors Golden Fluid Acrylic green gutta resist halite heat setting Ifabric lay it flat Lay the fabric leaf lightly spritzed lines Machine-pieced machine-quilted mask medium metal tip applicator migrate minutes monoprint mop brush motif opaque paint outliner brush paint colors painted fabric painting surface Pebeo phthalo piece of fabric plastic container quilting quinacridone red-violet paint remove Repeat Step rice paste Rinse the brush roll Southern Belle splash splatter sponge spritzed with water stamping stencil stripes sunprint tape technique texture thick thin consistency thin paint thread tip applicator bottle transparent paint violet paint visual water-filled spray bottle wet fabric wet paint wiping wrinkled yellow yellow-orange